Ho Chi Minh City

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Ho Chi Minh City, commonly known as Saigon or by the abbreviations HCMC or HCM, is the largest city in and the former capital of the Republic of Vietnam.

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Ho Chi Minh City

  • Location: , , ,
  • Population: 10,400,000
  • Abbreviation: HCMC
  • IATA airport code: SGN
  • United Nations Location Code: VN SGN
  • Latitude: 10.823° or 10° 49' 22.9" north
  • Longitude: 106.6297° or 106° 37' 46.7" east
  • Elevation: 7 meters (23 feet)
  • GeoNames ID: 1566083

Other Names for Ho Chi Minh City

  • Arabic: مدينة هو تشي مينه
  • Bulgarian: Хошимин
  • Czech: Ho Či Minovo Město
  • Danish: Ho Chi Minh-byen
  • Dutch: Ho Chi Minhstad
  • English: Saigon
  • Esperanto: Ho-Ĉi-Min-urbo
  • Finnish: Hồ Chí Minhin kaupunki
  • French: HCMV
  • French: Hô-Chi-Minh-Ville
  • French: Hô Chi Minh Ville
  • French: Saïgon
  • German: Ho-Chi-Minh-Stadt
  • Hebrew: הו צ'י מין סיטי
  • Hungarian: Ho Si Minh-város
  • Icelandic: Ho Chi Minh-borg
  • Indonesian: Kota Hồ Chí Minh
  • Irish: Cathair Ho Chi Minh
  • Italian: Ho Chi Minh
  • Japanese: サイゴン
  • Japanese: ホーチミン
  • Japanese: ホーチミン市
  • Korean: 호찌민
  • Korean: 호치민
  • Latvian: Hošimina
  • Norwegian: Ho Chi Minh-byen
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Ho Chi Minh-byen
  • Polish: Ho Chi Minh
  • Portuguese: Cidade Ho Chi Minh
  • Portuguese: Cidade de Ho Chi Minh
  • Russian: Хошимин
  • Slovak: Hočiminovo Mesto
  • Slovenian: Hošiminh
  • Spanish: Ciudad Ho Chi Minh
  • Swedish: Ho Chi Minh
  • Uighur: سايگون
  • Vietnamese: Sài Gòn
  • Vietnamese: TPHCM
  • Vietnamese: Thành phố Hồ Chí Minh
  • 胡志明市

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